Speech Therapy

Speech and Language Therapy services include intervention programs for the treatment of speech, language, fluency, behavior and social disorders at all levels of severity. Our staff works with patients and family members to assess strengths and areas of concern, set realistic goals, and plan for therapy. Our team of therapists are highly skilled, state licensed, and nationally certified. They work with clients of all ages and abilities to coordinate individualized treatment plans in the following areas, and many more:

  • Feeding Disorders/Oral Aversion 
  • Speech/Articulation
  • Auditory Processing
  • Phonological Awareness
  • Receptive/Expressive Language
  • Pragmatics/Social Skills
  • Literacy and Writing Skills
  • Stuttering and Fluency
  • Memory/Cognition
  • Augmentative and Assistive Technology (AAC)
  • Swallowing Difficulties
  • Oral-Motor Difficulties
  • Voice

Common Diagnostic Categories Include:

  • Learning Disabilities
  • Dysphagia
  • Literacy and Reading Delays and Disorders/Written Communication
  • Memory/Cognition
  • Down Syndrome
  • Phonological Disorders
  • Dementia/Alzheimer's
  • Stuttering/Fluency Disorders
  • Voice and Resonance Disorders
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Stroke
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Aphasia
  • Pragmatic/Social Delays and Disorders
  • Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Neurological Disorders
  • Apraxia
  • Receptive/Expressive Language Delays and Disorders
  • Apraxia/Motor Speech Disorder
  • Articulation/Speech Delays
  • Cerebral Palsy and Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Genetic Conditions
  • Developmental Delays
  • Cleft Lip and Palate
  • Learning Disabilities

 

Our therapists are also certified providers for the following Programs:

Beckman Oral Motor Intervention: This program improves oral motor function such as lip, tongue, and jaw strength. This is necessary for controlling secretions and swallowing, as well as for appropriate speech development.

Fast ForWord Language Programs: The Fast ForWord programs develop the critical thinking, listening, and reading skills that are necessary for success in the classroom. Please read more about the programs at www.scientificlearning.com.

Hanen "It Takes Two To Talk" Parent Training Program: This is an intensive program offered in a group environment to train families to promote their child's language development. Please read about the program at www.hanen.org.

Lee Silverman Voice Treatment (LSVT): LSVT is a proven effective speech treatment program that restores oral communication in individuals with Parkinson's disease.